Monthly Archives: July 2013

A Hawaiian Luau

Saturday afternoon we had an activity which was a first for the Branch, a Hawaiian luau  -  minus the roasted pig!  We had many visitors and investigators join us for the fun, and it was FUN!  To feel the brotherhood … Continue reading

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Family Home Evening Fun

Monday night was again another great Family Home Evening.  Elder Reed taught one of the very important Christ-like attributes, humility.  Why we need this attribute was found in ten scriptures which we all read and discussed.  Pride, the opposite of … Continue reading

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Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camps

Last week the Durrants from Wroclaw and the Lloyds from Lodz came to Katowice for the day, and we all visited the Auschwitz-Birkenau prison camps.  It was a sobering day for us, but yet it is something every person should … Continue reading

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Relief Society Activity

The Relief Society asked Sister Reed to show them how to make a popular American food at a Relief Society activity on Saturday.  I couldn’t think what to make that would be different from what they already serve in Poland.  … Continue reading

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Creative Contacting

The Elders and Sisters decided that they would create some new ways to contact people on the street, so they, along with President Urban, took the ping pong table down to the walkway behind the church and set it up.  … Continue reading

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Family Home Evening

Last  Monday evening our lesson was on patience, another Christ-like attribute.  The lesson, taught by Sister Reed this week, got us into the scriptures and into good discussions.  There were a couple of activities during the night  -  one was … Continue reading

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Bedzien Castle

On the way home from Czestochowa we decided to stop at the Bedzien Castle in the city of Bedzien just a few kilometers from Katowice.  The castle is right in the city, and we have driven by it several times … Continue reading

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The Match Factory

This week we had a day with no meetings, so we decided to see something unique which our Mission President’s wife had told us about.  We drove to Czestochowa, a town fairly close to Katowice, and found the Match Factory … Continue reading

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Family Home Evening

Monday evening was another fun Family Home Evening with investigators and members.  We continued our study of Christ-like attributes, and the topic taught by Elder Reed was knowledge.  It involved some good scripture study and discussion. After the lesson we … Continue reading

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Katowice Zone Training

Monday we had Zone Training for the Elders and Sisters from Katowice and Wroclaw.  The Zone Leaders, Elder Wilson and Elder Neuner, presented valuable instruction to the missionaries given to them from our new Mission President, President Edgren.  The Edgrens … Continue reading

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